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Australian assassin bug Pristhesancus plagipennis is a  large assassin bug, a true bug within order Hemiptera, a terrestrial ambush predator. <br />
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Australian assassin bug

Pristhesancus plagipennis is a large assassin bug, a true bug within order Hemiptera, a terrestrial ambush predator.

25 to 30 mm in length

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  1. Really spectacular antennae! Posted 2 months ago

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Pristhesancus plagipennis is an assassin bug found in Australia.

Similar species: True Bugs
Species identified by Ruth Spigelman
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By Ruth Spigelman

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Uploaded Sep 13, 2021. Captured Sep 3, 2021 09:14 in 59 Merewether St, Merewether NSW 2291, Australia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/16.0
  • 10/2500s
  • ISO250
  • 105mm